Test #1

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  1. Health Perception/Health Management
    • Client's perceived patter of health and well-being and how health is managed.
    • Ex: compliance w/ meds, health promotion (exercise, check ups)
  2. Nutritional-Metabolic
    • Pattern of food and fluid consumption relative to metabolic need and pattern; indicators of local nutrient supply
    • Ex: condition of skin teeth hair nails mucous membranes ht and wt
  3. Elimination
    • Patterns of excretory funtion (bowel, bladder, skin). Includes client's perception of normal function
    • Ex: frequency of BM, voiding pattern, pain on urination, and appearance of urine and stool
  4. Activity-Exercise
    • Patterns of exercise, activity, leisure, and recreation
    • Ex: Exercise, hobbies. May include cardiovasculat and resp status, mobility and ADLs
  5. Cognitive-Perceptual
    • Sensory-perceptual and cognitive patterns
    • Ex: Vision, hearing, taste, touch, smell, pain perception, and management; cognitive functions such as language, memory, decision making
  6. Sleep-Rest
    • Patterns of sleep, rest, and relaxation
    • Ex: client's perceptionof quality and quantity of sleep and energy, sleep aids, routines client uses
  7. Self-perception/Self concept
    • Client's self-concept pattern and perceptions of self
    • Ex: Body comfort, body image, felling state, attitudes about self, perception of abilities, objective data such as body posture, eye contact, voice tone
  8. Role-Relationship
    • Client's pattern of role engagements and relationships
    • Ex: Perception of current major roles and responsibilities (e.g. father, husband, salesman); satisfaction with family, work or social relationships
  9. Sexuality-Reproductive
    • Patterns of satisfaction and dissatisfaction with sexuality pattern; reproductive pattern
    • Ex: Number and histories of pregnancy and childbirth; difficulties with sexual functioning; satifaction with sexual relationship
  10. Coping/stress tolerance
    • General Coping pattern and effectiveness of the pattern in terms of stress and tolerance
    • Ex: clients usual manner of handling stress, available support systems, perceived ability to control or manage situations
  11. Value-Belief
    • Patterns of values, beliefs (including spiritual), and goals that guide client's choices or decisions.
    • Ex: religious affiliation, what client perceives as important in life, value-belief conflicts related to health, special religious practices
  12. Primary Prevention
    • To decrease the person's vulnerablity to disease, promotion of health and prevention of illness.
    • Ex: parenting education, attn to personal hygiene, immunization, avoidance of toxins
  13. Secondary Prevention
    • Early detection of disease to initiate early intervention
    • Ex: cervical screening, mammography, bp monitoring, and blood cholesterol checking
  14. Tertiary Prevention
    • To minimize its effects and to prevent further disability (rehab after condition is stabilized)
    • Ex: restorative care, therapeutic interventions
  15. Sign
  16. symptom
  17. Best indicator of fluid status is?
    Body weight, check daily wt in morn (7am)
  18. PQRST
    Provacative/palliative, quality/qunatity, region/radiation, severity, timing
  19. Stress as a response
    • physiologic changes occur, can effect 3 interrelated systems: nervous, endocrine, immune.
    • General adaptation syndrom (GAS) physiological response to stess
  20. Stress as an stimulus
    stress and illness.
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Test #1
2012-04-19 15:28:30
Med Surg

Intro, stress, pain
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